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Marie, Marie Christmas (and a little Vampire Weekend)

Alert reader Stephanie tipped me off to this music video by Vampire Weekend.  It’s a true 18th century romp (if Marie’s friends could have romped in LA, that is. Sadly, LA had not yet been invented, but there’s no evidence … Continue reading

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Friday Prettiness Fix: Guillotine tie, Pouf Tee, more

Modern Maries. Our life is sometimes so filled with fabulousness that we cannot partake of all the fabulousness around us. That is how I am with this holiday season, and if you are like me, you haven’t had time to … Continue reading

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More Marie Christmas decor, cards

We’ve praised talent Paper Nosh in this space before (here and here) and the holidays give me yet another reason. This stationer has developed a holiday line of cards and ornaments that just sparkling with Marie charm. Here’s a sample. … Continue reading

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A Marie Christmas — The perfect Tree

Tired of red and green? Sleigh bells? Need something a little more marvelous? I hear you. But how does one properly dress one’s bare but fabulous pink tree? (from Target) Maybe start with a little magic from some Marie Christmas … Continue reading

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Marie Antoinette gift guide Part Deux

Marie could not enjoy Black Friday because America was barely a nation in her day leaving no chance for a national holiday or coinciding retail extravaganza. This is a pity. Still, this is no reason to believe that Marie would … Continue reading

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